Mother Skandmata is worshiped on the fifth day of Navratri. The meaning of the name of this form of Goddess is also special. Skanda means Lord Kartikeya. Hence her name means mother of Skanda. The form of Mother Skandmata is very attractive. He has four arms. The goddess holds a lotus in two hands, Kartikeya in one hand and Abhaya Mudra in one hand.